Prestashop Category Attributes module is created for developers. It helps assign various attributes to categories. This, in turn, allows various manipulations with categories and attributes assigned. For instance, it’s possible to output CMS to a category page, output CMS categories to a product page, display categories on a page with CMS, display categories on manufacturer pages, display manufacturers on a category page and much more.
- Assigning attributes to categories
- Many types of attributes available
- Easy to manipulate with attributes
- Guide for developers
Attributes can be as follows: products, categories, cms, CMS category, manufacturer, bool, textarea with lang, textarea without lang, file.
The fields of the following types: Product, Category, CMS, CMS category retain ID of selected entities in the following format: id1-id2-id3- . Bool-type fields store either 0 or 1. Language fields store a serialized array of this type:
 => “mother”
 => “maman”
Where 1 and 2 are id_lang. The isNotLang fields store data without any transformations. The file-type fields store the name for the image which is located on the server under the path: img/belvg_categoryattributes/category_#/filename , where # - id_category.